To deploy is defined as to get into combat position.(verb)
An example of deploy is a platoon of Marines being sent out to battle.
See deploy in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr déployer, to unfold, display < OFr desployer, to unfold < L displicare, to scatter (in ML, to unfold): see display
See deploy in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb de·ployed, de·ploy·ing, de·ploys verb, transitive
Origin: French déployer
Origin: , from Old French despleier
Origin: , from Latin displicāre, to scatter
Origin: : dis-, dis-
Origin: + plicāre, to fold; see plek- in Indo-European roots.
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